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Transport Planner


  • £18000 - £25000 per annum
  • Tonbridge
  • Posted: 14/09/2018
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 479100476

Job Details

BJD have been engaged to find a dedicated Transport Planner for a Logistics Service Provider in Tonbridge. Salary on offer is between £18,000 and £25,000 dependant on experience.

The Company

The company is a well-known Local Logistics Provider Monday – Friday full time.

The Role

As a Transport Planner, you will be responsible for the Transport Operation, managing a Multi collection operation. Therefore Planning experience is essential and you will be managing a large fleet of Vehicles.

Key Responsibilities

• Manage Collection Operation

• Plan vehicle routes using bespoke systems as well as manual planning where required

• Enhance profitability by highlighting cost reduction improvements and identify new opportunities

• Multi drop local deliveries

• Liaise with the team to ensure that store service levels are consistently met and take appropriate action where necessary

• Produce daily collection and delivery schedules for the next working day

The Person

You will be a dedicated Transport Planner used to dealing with all aspects of Load Planning, and team management of self-employed drivers and client management in a fast paced environment. You must have:

• Planning experience for collections

• Expert local geographical knowledge.

• Multi Drop experience

• A driven transport professional willing to work hard.

• Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel

Location is based in Tonbridge

Easily commutable from:

• Tonbridge wells

• Crawley

• Maidstone

• Sevenoaks

• Ashford

• Dartford

• Croydon

• Bromley

Package and Prospects

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a company who have an excellent reputation for developing talent.

On offer is a salary is up to £25,000.

As the leading Logistics, Supply Chain, Purchasing and Production recruitment specialist we provide a range of services tailored to deliver resourcing solutions to clients needs.

If you are interested please phone George Weemes (01858 455098)


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